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post #1 of 20
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I came across this site today. Looks good and legit to me. I'm going to give them a phone call when I get off work just so I can talk to a real person and run them through a test to make sure this isn't a scam. XP Pro SP2 for $60, Office XP $60, & Photoshop CS $70...can it get any better?

Check it out:
http://ankhsoft.com

Let me know what you think. I figure I'll give it a go, because if it is a scam my bank will give me my money back
    
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post #2 of 20
That's gotta be a scam...CS2 for that cheap? It costs like 700 bucks...

THere's gotta be something wrong there....
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I'd give it a try. I got Partition Magic for 18 bucks on a site like this. it was called something like LetUsHelpU or something like that. I got it and the download was a zipfile. Fully works though.
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post #4 of 20
Such a reputable company speaks great engrish...

And its not like its a 'take your money and run scam', they're probably just making you pay for torrent'ed files essentially. Unless someone buys Windows XP and does the validation and it comes out proper, I wouldn't bother with them...
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Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrail
Such a reputable company speaks great engrish...

And its not like its a 'take your money and run scam', they're probably just making you pay for torrent'ed files essentially. Unless someone buys Windows XP and does the validation and it comes out proper, I wouldn't bother with them...
Need we say how much pirated softs come from you know where!
    
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i got my Photoshop for free cause my friends dad works at adobe.
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i got my Photoshop for free cause my friends dad works at adobe.
i couldn't afford taht so i had to get ps elements 4 (they came with my canon scanner)
post #8 of 20
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ShawnMcGrail
Such a reputable company speaks great engrish...

And its not like its a 'take your money and run scam', they're probably just making you pay for torrent'ed files essentially. Unless someone buys Windows XP and does the validation and it comes out proper, I wouldn't bother with them...
HAHAHAHAHA nice find! +reps for a good laugh

Like I said I'm going to call them up and question them. I'm in the market for XP so I'll find out.
    
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post #9 of 20
humm that is questionable but i'm going to wait for Vista to get a "legal" OS. it is supposed to come out in late 06-early07 (i am using a dell or somethings registered os from a computer that broke but it is still not completely "legal")
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post #10 of 20
its probably a repackaged install, with the crack installed seemlessly to the user. . . . i wouldnt trust it.

Also, i dont trust many companies that dont publicaly release their phone numbers. see if you can email them and ask for their phone number and talk to a live person before ordering anything.
 
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